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Application forms can be picked from Kampala University campuses, that is Ggaba main campus, Masaka campus, Jinja campus,Luwero campus and Mutundwe campus for undergraduate, postgraduate and Nursing-Midwifery programs.

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About Our University

Kampala University is a fountain of knowledge, which produces holistic and all round graduates who become vanguards of change in the community.

This philosophy is founded on a society, which needs graduates who are competitive in the job market, academically, morally and socially. It is the University's belief, firm hope and desire that Uganda as a nation, the East and Central Africa Region, and indeed the whole world become transformed into a developed common society economically, culturally and academically which should act as a vehicle of development in all areas and at all levels.

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Kampala University is a fountain of knowledge, which produces holistic and all round graduates who become vanguards of change in the community.

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Bachelor’s and Master’s

Kampala University offers over 65 certificate, diploma's, bachelor’s and master’s programmes which are designed to develop professionals with integrity, power of critical inquiry, logical thought and independent judgment with moral values.

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KU History

It is important to remind you that the Kampala University opened its doors to the pioneer students on 16th-02-1999 under the Leadership of the able Founding Vice-Chancellor Owek.Amb.Al-haj.Prof.Dr.Badru D Kateregga.

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Kampala University Academic programmes

January 1st - July 31st, 2022

The semester for Feb-May intake 2022 started on 1st February 2022, nevertheless, Registration of new entrants is ongoing for all suitable candidates at all our five Campuses i.e Ggaba, Masaka, Mutundwe, Jinja and Luweero.

The 19th Graduation ceremony for Kampala University will be held at Ggaba main campus on 23rd June 2022.

The ceremony will be officiated by the University Chancellor Prof George Mondo Kagonyera.

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Philosophy

This philosophy is founded on a society, which needs graduates who are competitive in the job market, academically, morally and socially. It is the University's belief, firm hope and desire that Uganda as a nation, the East and Central Africa Region, and indeed the whole world become transformed into a developed common society economically, culturally and academically which should act as a vehicle of development in all areas and at all levels.

KU employs various categories of staff which include the Administratative staff totalling to 262 fulltime.The institution is multireligious and therefore not affiliated to a particular religion.

Mission

To transmit quality knowledge, conduct research and provide community service to Uganda, the East and Central African sub region and the world at large.

Spirituality

To become an exemplary institution of higher learning of first choice in both academic and technical excellence and specialized research in support and advancement of frontiers of knowledge and skills.

History

It is important to remind you that the Kampala University opened its doors to the pioneer students on 16th-02-1999 under the Leadership of the able Founding Vice-Chancellor Owek.Amb.Al-haj.Prof.Dr.Badru D Kateregga in the premises currently hosting K.I.U in Kansanga . But due to some problems, the Institution relocated in 2000 to Ggaba for a better working environment. By then, the biggest number of students were Kenyans, followed by Ugandans but as per now it has more than 15000 students from different nationalities.

Kampala University is a Private Chartered secular Institution of Higher learning that has existed for 23 years since 1999. With its lake view Campus located at Ggaba -Kawuku lane, With branches in Luwero (Nakyewa), Jinja (Iganga Highway), Masaka (New Kkumbu), Mutundwe (Kigagga Zone), The East African University Kitengela in Nairobi-Kenya and East African University Rwanda –Nyagatare Eastern province.

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There are number of recreation and sports activities at the University. The Department of Sports and Recreation offers welfare and sports skills services to the students through a comprehensive, dynamic and exciting Inter-Hall Sports Championships, and several other internally organized competitions.

Study online

KU is among the universities in Uganda which embraced online distance learning (ODL). Ever since the outbreak of COVID, teaching and learning have been taking place throughout and our students have not had any interruptions in their studies. Take home assignments and online Continuous Assessment Tests have been conducted. Due to the emerging technological trends, various tools have been devised to enhance all the education business processes. These tools include Zoom, Webex, Google meet, Webminar and all of them have been blessed by students and lecturers of Kampala University.

Kampala University to hold it 19th Graduation Ceremony

The University will hold its 19th Graduation Ceremony on 23rd June 2022 at the Main Campus.Graduands are expected to clear as soon as possible.

Upcoming Events

Apply for Government Loan Scheme

This is to happily notify all students who completed S.6 that registration for the Higher Education Government Loan Scheme 2022 is on. You can come to Ggaba Campus or Visit any of the Kampala University Campuses as faster as you can for the forms and details, or download FORMS
NB.If you are considered, Government will pay your tuition till you Graduate. THIS OPPORTUNITY APPLIES ONLY IN CHARTERED UNIVERSITIES LIKE KAMPALA UNIVERSITY , Call 0703624974 , 0773198341 / pro@ku.ac.ug/ ssekatawajulius@gmail.com

Call for August 2022 Applications

Kampala University with great honor invites applicants to apply for the various academic programmes available at our campuses, Ggaba, Luweero, Jinja, Mutundwe and Masaka branches.

Kenya In-Service Programme

The Kenya in-service programme started on 12th March 2022 and ended on 9th April 2022.

Uganda In-Service Programme

The Uganda In-service programme started on 19th April 2022 and ended on 6th May 2022.

Academic Partnership with

American International Theology University